Entries Tagged as 'Seafood'

Spot The Prawn – Spot Prawn Festival and C Restaurant

April 29th, 2010 · 5 Comments

It’s that time of year again when the season for west coast spot prawns begins. Spot prawns are the largest of the 7 commercial species of shrimp found in Canada’s west coast waters known for their sweet, delicate flavour and firm texture. B.C’s first shipment of these succulent beauties hits the docks on May the 6th and Executive Chef Robert Clark of C Restaurant is slated to get the first shipment.

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Tags: Fine Dining · Food & Wine Deals · Food Events · Seafood · Uncategorized

The Fish House in Stanley Park

November 3rd, 2009 · No Comments

The Fish House in Stanley Park (image: www.fishhousestanleypark.com)
The Fish House in Stanley Park (image: www.fishhousestanleypark.com)

The Fish House in Stanley Park
8901 Stanley Park Drive
Vancouver, BC
Toll Free: 1-877-681-7275
Tel: (604) 681-7275
E-mail : info@fishhousestanleypark.com

I’ve always thought of The Fish House in Stanley Park as “one of those tourist destinations”. You know, every city has them – a place in a prominent city landmark destination that doesn’t have to be particularly good because tourists are going to flock there because of the destination. And Stanley Park is definitely a hot tourist destination.

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Tags: Fine Dining · Lunch · Seafood

Run Aground At The Sandbar – 3 Brunch Strikes You’re…

August 7th, 2009 · 4 Comments

The Sandbar Seafood Restaurant
1535 Johnston Street, Granville Island
Vancouver, BC, V6H 3R9
T: 604.669.9030
F: 604.669.9033

*1 Star (out of a possible 4)

Looking For Brunch In All The Wrong Places

It’s not easy finding a good traditional style brunch spot. Sure, there are lots of restaurants open between 11 and 2 on the weekends. They say they have brunch because of the time-slot but they don’t have a traditional brunch menu. On a recent outing of the brunch crew it took 3 times before we could locate a restaurant with a proper brunch. At least we thought we had located one.

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Tags: Brunch · Fine Dining · Seafood

Kirin Seafood Restaurant

May 15th, 2007 · 1 Comment

Kirin Seafood Restaurant (604) 303-8833 – Richmond (604) 879-8038 – Cambie Street (604) 944-8833 – Coquitlam (604) 682-8833 – Downtown Vancouver Address: See Maps Homepage Back to Basics: Upscale Cantonese a Quick Bite By Y. Zhang a special to Eat Vancouver As is common knowledge, Vancouver has tons of Chinese restaurants representing several regional Chinese […]

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Tags: Chinese · Quick Bites · Seafood

The Fish House in Stanley Park

February 18th, 2007 · No Comments

The Fish House in Stanley Park Address: 8901 Stanley Park Drive (map) Tel: 1-877-681-7275 or 604-681-7275 Homepage Hours: Lunch – Monday to Saturday from 11:30am Dinner – Seven days a week from 5:00pm Sunday Brunch – from 11:00am Afternoon Tea – Seven days a week from 2:00pm – 4:00pm Fresh Catch from the Forest By […]

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Tags: Modern Canadian · Seafood

Nu (brunch quickbite)

October 23rd, 2006 · 4 Comments

Nu Address: 1661 Granville St (map) Phone: 604-646-4668 homepage Quick Bite: Nu’s Worthy Jazz Brunch By Jason Chin and Desmond Cheung Food Writers I love brunch as an opportunity to try a restaurant that might be slightly out of my price range. It’s also a great meal, situated such that one can wake up late, […]

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Tags: Modern Canadian · Quick Bites · Seafood

Go Fish

November 11th, 2005 · 5 Comments

Go Fish Address: 1505 West 1st Avenue Tel: 604-730-5039 Hours: vary by season Bigger Fish to Fry By Jason Eat Vancouver Editor Friday, November 11th, 2005 ** (of four stars) I expected a town like Vancouver to contain more destinations for decent fish and chips. I’m not exactly certain why I thought that, maybe it’s […]

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Tags: Fish and Chips · Seafood